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Diagnostic Medical Sonography

DMS Faculty& Advisory Board

The DMS Faculty at Montgomery College, welcome you to this exciting career in Diagnostic Medical Sonography.  Both the clinical and the didactic courses in the sonography program are taught by qualified, experienced sonographers. All our faculty are active in clinical practice and continuing medical education. The sonographers, vascular technologists, echocardiographers, and physicians who teach in the program are credentialed, dedicated individuals committed to excellence in teaching, and are at the forefront of education in their respective fields.

For more information, please contact:
Sharare Jones
Phone: (240) 567-5563
E-mail address:

Meet the Faculty

Linda Zanin, EdD, RDMS

Program Coordinator Diagnostic Medical Sonography
Program Director General Sonography

Matt Theis, RVT

Program Director Vascular Technology
Clinical Coordinator Vascular Technology

Pamela Valdivia, RDCS

Program Director Echocardiography
Clinical Coordinator Echocardiography

Lee Shryock, RDMS

Clinical Coordinator General Sonography 
Linda Hughes, RDCS Physics Instructor/Clinical Faculty 

Connie Wesley RDMS

Clinical Faculty  

Margaret Lasota, RDCS

Pediatric Echocardiography Faculty  

Shabina Nazir, RDMS

General Sonography Faculty & Clinical Faculty

Michelle Haines, RDMS  

General Sonography Faculty & Clinical Faculty  

Biruk Teklehaymanot, RDCS, RVT

Echo Clinical Faculty
Sharare Jones
Administrative Aide II, SONO Program

Meet the Advisory Board

Dr. Brian S. Garra, MD

Medical Director, Diagnostic Medical Sonography
Radiologist, FDA


Dr. Frederick W. Kremkau, PhD

Author, Faculty, Wake Forest University

Glynis Harvey, CAE

Chief Executive Officer, American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine

Beth Werner, RDCS, RDMS, RVT

Inteleos (ARDMS)


Becky Grove BS, RDMS, RDCS

Chief Sonographer, Maryland Perinatal Associates

Karen Alton, RDMS, RVT


Staci Smith

Manager, Medical Imaging - Holy Cross Germantown Hospital


Gail Garra, RDMS, RVT

Chief Sonographer, Sibley Memorial Hospital

Aisha Lewis, RVT

Chief Sonographer, Shady Groove Adventist Hospital


Zayed Meadows, RVT

Center for Vascular Medicine

Lynne Sheller, RDCS

Holy Cross Hospital, Silver Spring


Mary Hughes, RDMS

Chief Sonographer, Community Radiology

 Jeanne Sanders
 Vice President for Operations, Center for Vascular Medicine
 Steve Woods
 NFIB Senior Vice President of State Operations - Public Member

Montgomery College

Montgomery County, MD


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